In Phonics, the children will be working on encoding and decoding words that begin with "R" blends, i.e. br, tr, pr, gr, etc.
In Reading, the Kindergarten will work on the concept of categories. There are no new high frequency words for this week.
They will be working on two new stories found in their text. The children are also working on writing and illustrating stories.
They have come such a long way since August. The Kindergarten is also working on reading stories from an old First Grade series. They make me proud....everyday!!!
In Math, the class will work with recognizing and writing numbers 0-20
and working on tangrams.
In Religion, the children will work on a unit about Mass. They now go to church on Wednesday without 8th Grade partners.
They will be hosting a mass on April 10th.
In Social Studies, Kindergarten will be studying about sequence of events and tools that measure time.
In Science, they will begin to work on motion. They have been working with partners while working on experiments. for example, as a team they have designed a ramp. After testing, the capability of their production, we had a class competition.
We had a discussion about the successes and not so successful trials.